SAIL Recruitment Through GATE 2018

SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited) is recruiting Management Trainees (Technical) through GATE 2018. In this article, you will find details such as – important dates (registration), fees, eligibility criteria and selection process.

SAIL recruitment GATE 2018

SAIL is a Government of India Enterprise. It is one of the most highly valued PSUs in India. SAIL has Navratna status. Management Professionals (Technical) in SAIL get to enjoy good salary, excellent amenities (housing, canteen etc), medical and pension benefits.


If you are planning to appear for GATE 2018, you may as well apply for SAIL recruitment. Candidates from the following branches are eligible to apply for SAIL Management Trainee (Technical) posts through GATE – Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Instrumentation, Metallurgy and Mining Engineering.


First of all, let us check out the application process. Here they are –


Steps to apply for SAIL recruitment through GATE 2018

Here are the steps involved in the recruitment process –

  1. Register for GATE 2018
  2. Apply on SAIL website with GATE registration number
  3. Complete and submit the application form to receive 12 digit Application Number
  4. Pay the application fees


Let us check out the important dates now. Here they are –


SAIL recruitment through GATE 2018: Important dates

Here are the important dates –

Important dates

Sr No Event Date
1 GATE 2018 registration 1st September to 5th October, 2018
2 Registration on SAIL website To be announced
3 GATE 2018 exam dates February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018
4 GATE 2018 result declaration March 17, 2018
5 GATE 2018 Scorecard March 20, 2018


Let us check out the educational qualifications required. Here are the details –


SAIL GATE 2018 recruitment: Educational qualifications required

Students who have completed the following engineering branches are eligible to apply for SAIL recruitment via GATE –

Eligible Engineering branches

Sr No Branch/Stream
1 Mechanical
2 Chemical
3 Instrumentation
4 Metallurgy
5 Civil
6 Electrical


Let us check out the basic eligibility criteria (age limit, aggregate marks etc). Here are the details –


SAIL GATE 2018 recruitment: Eligibility criteria

Check out the eligibility criteria in the table provided below –

Eligibility criteria
Requirement Category Details
Completed Bachelor of Engineering/Technology in any of the above mentioned disciplines All All the qualifications should be 4 year full-time course from AICTE approved/UGC recognized University/Deemed University. The courses offered by autonomous institutions should be equivalent to the relevant courses approved/recognized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU)/UGC/AICTE
Aggregate marks UR, OBCNC Minimum 65% marks (aggregate marks of all semesters) in Degree examinations
SC, ST, PWD Minimum 55% marks (aggregate marks of all semesters) in Degree examinations
Age limit UR 18 to 28 years for General category candidates
SC, ST, OBCNC, PWD 5 years (SC & ST), 3 years (OBCNC), 10 years (PWD UR), 13 years (PWD OBCNC), 15 years (PWD SC & ST), 5 years (Candidates domiciled in J&K between January 1, 1981 to December 30, 1990)


Let us check out the selection process now. Here are the details –


SAIL GATE 2018 recruitment: Selection process

Eligible candidates, who have registered for SAIL recruitment will be shortlisted on the basis of category-wise merit list based on GATE 2018 marks. Here are some effective GATE preparation tips.


Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to undergo tests like Group Discussion and Personal Interview.


Final selection is made based on medical fitness.


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